In these times of low unemployment, employers are using every trick in the book to lure potential new hires and the stakes are getting higher.

According to,  Portsmouth Regional Hospital is offering “student loan assistance” to help attract employees to their facility.

Sounds like a win/win!  You get a job that helps pay your student loan in more ways than one.

More good news, the program is not just targeted for nurses.

The student loan assistance is available for many other positions at Portsmouth Regional Hospital, not just the clinical ones, seacoastonline stated. They are also helping those seeking positions in the Information Technology department.

Lot's of great career choices here!  They’ll be hiring nurses, ultrasound technologists, lab techs, pharmacists, housekeepers, finance, and other supporting roles, the article repoted.

According to, this is not a new program and that current employees have utilized the program and the feedback has been very positive.



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